Thursday, September 16th, 2010...10:34 pm
Intel goes official with the AppUp netbook app store
Intel went official with the AppUp store and officially launched version 1.0 today. There are also agreements in placewith Best Buy, Dixons, and Croma to distribute computers with the AppUp center reinstalled in the US, UK, and India respectively.
The Intel AppUp center features free and paid apps from third party vendors which can be downloaded and installed. All the apps in the store are designed to to place nice with typical netbook hardware, including low power Atom processors and 10 inch or smaller displays with resolutions over 1024 x 600 pixels.
The AppUp Center is also available for download for Windows XP, Windows 7, and MeeGo Linux (click the Moblin link), if you don’t feel like buying a new netbook just yet.